[2004-2006] Support to the Directorate General for Occupational Health and Safety of the Ministry of Labour and Social Security and its Occupational Health and Safety Center (ISGUM)

Period: 2004 – 2006

Work Sphere: Occupational safety and health

Type of Action: Consultancy and Technical Assistance

Client: Directorate General for Occupational Health and Safety of Republic of Turkey

Partners: Hauptverband der gewerblichen Berufsgenosseschaften (DGUV); Gesellschaft fuer Vericherungs-wissenschaft und-gestaltung e.V. (GVG); ANKON Management Consulting Services

Objective: To align the occupational health and safety standards in Turkey with those of the European Union and to improve the implementation of occupational health and safety rules and regulations at work places with a particular focus on small and medium size enterprises

Activities: Collection, analysis and dissemination of occupational diseases data; Occupational diseases statistics and data banks (ILO); Methodology on statistical analysis of collected data; Promoting ILO conventions No. 121, 155, 161 and their recommendations; Training